Project Title & Description
Fiscal Year 2006 Agricultural and Scientific Coordination of the Nutrient Subcommittee
The purpose of this project is to provide agricultural nonpoint source expertise in meeting the agricultural nutrient and sediment reduction water quality goals to restore the Chesapeake Bay. The Agricultural coordinator will provide technical and policy expertise on such topics as technology, nutrient imbalances, controlling manure nutrient loads to the Bay, accelerating implementation of the agricultural nutrient and sediment reduction efforts in the Tributary Strategies, and tracking progress through monitoring data and modeling tools. This award includes $7,800 of EPA in-kind.